Experience the life and legacy of President John F. Kennedy by taking a self-guided tour of the 25 Multimedia exhibits in our Museum.

Visit the Museum as part of a group of 12 or more and receive a discount on admission with reservations made at least two weeks in advance.

To Make a Reservation

To reserve a group visit, please contact our Group Visits Department using the information listed below or use our online Group Reservation Request Form. We ask that all online reservations be made no less than four weeks in advance. Please submit reservations made less than four weeks in advance through the contact information listed below.

Contact Information

For group reservations, please contact our Group Visits Department.
Phone: 617.514.1589 or 1.866.JFK.1960 x41589
Fax: 617.514.1593

Group Admission Rates with advanced reservations

Adults $12.00
Seniors and College Students $10.00
Youth (13-17) $9.00
Children (age 12 and under) Free

Duration

We suggest that you allow a minimum of 90 minutes to get the most from your Museum experience.

Payment Information


Payment by cash, company check or Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover is due at time of arrival.

Payment by company check should be made for the exact amount due on arrival. If the payment amount on a company check exceeds the fees that are due on arrival, the balance can not be refunded.

Accessibility


Wheelchairs are available at the Visitor Admission Desk on a first come, first served basis. Video presentations in the Museum are captioned for hearing-impaired visitors. American Sign Language interpretation is available with advance notice – please contact our visitor services department at 617.514.1569 for more information. You may also use 711 for Telecommunications Relay Service (www.fcc.gov/guides/711-telecommunications-relay-service).

Parking

Parking is free. There is a reserved area close to the main entrance for motorcoaches.

Museum Cafe

The Museum Cafe seats up to 50 guests and offers panoramic views of Boston Harbor and the Boston skyline. The cafe is open from 9 am to 5 pm daily and serves beverages, snacks, salads, soup, chowder and sandwiches. A box lunch program is available for groups. Advance notice is required for boxed lunches. For further details call 617.514.1585.

Choir and Musical Groups

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum provides an opportunity for a limited number of choir groups to perform each year. Strict guidelines apply and advanced reservations must be made for performances. Please contact our Tour Coordinator for further details.

Luggage Policy

Luggage, back packs or hand bags may not be checked. These items are permitted to be carried with you through the Museum.

Other Boston Group Destinations

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is a member of the Boston Attractions Group, a collaborative organization promoting group travel to Boston. For information on other group friendly Boston attractions, click here - Boston Attractions Group.

EARLY CLOSING OCTOBER 14

On Tuesday, October 14, the last museum admission will be at 3:30pm and the building will close at 4pm for a private event. Thank you.

Band setting up for Dancing Event in Smith Hall

Smith Hall during the set-up of a seated dinner with a live band performance.

The set-up for an event with dinner and dancing.